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Cross Country Ready for CCIW Championships

On October 28th, the men and women’s cross country teams head to Warrenville, Illinois for the CCIW Championships. Both teams have had a lot of success this year, finishing among the top schools in their respected races. Even though the race is over a week away, both teams have their minds…

Women’s cross country get ready to soar at Eagle Invitational

This Friday will be a venture into unfamiliar territory as the Augustana women’s cross country will compete in the Benedictine Eagle invitational in Warrenville, IL at 4 p.m.. Though this is the Vikings first time in this race, they are well-versed in new experiences. Earlier this season, the team ran…

Women’s xc prepares for first home meet at Saukie

The women;s cross country team will be competing in its first and only home meet  with close to 50 teams coming to the Quad Cities to compete in the 35th annual Brissman-Lundeen Invitational at Saukie Golf Course. The meet will be Augustana’s first and only home meet of the year.…

Friedrich shares women’s xc aspirations

The Augustana Observer sat down with women’s cross country captain Katrina Friedrich to talk about the team’s season. 1. Who will be your toughest opponent this year? “We are usually concerned about North Central, but they lost a couple of their top runners this year, so we are really hopeful…

Women's cross country finishes sixth at Les Duke Invitational

The women’s cross country team returns from the 55th Les Duke Invitational at Grinnell College with a 2:10:57 total time which gave them a sixth-place finish in the fourteen team field. The 6K race was held at the Grinnell County Club golf course in Grinnell, Iowa. The Vikings scored 151 points,…

Vikings continue on the right foot

Coming off a ninth place finish out of the 50 teams at the Brissman-Lundeen Invitational, the Vikings new target is their next meet at the Olivet Nazarene Invitational in Bourbonaiss, IL. The Vikings will start their race at 4:15 p.m. Head coach David Thompson is excited for the girls to…

Thompson to take over women's track & field/cross country

The Augustana Athletic Department has selected David Thompson as the next women’s Track, Field, and Cross-Country head coach. Thompson will serve as long time coach Fred Whiteside’s replacement, who served the women Vikings for nearly 33 years. Thompson, a 1999 graduate of North Central College, previously served under Whiteside as…

Thompson to take over women's track & field/cross country

The Augustana Athletic Department has selected David Thompson as the next women’s Track, Field, and Cross-Country head coach. Thompson will serve as long time coach Fred Whiteside’s replacement, who served the women Vikings for nearly 33 years. Thompson, a 1999 graduate of North Central College, previously served under Whiteside as…